Swipe Launches Konnect 5.1 With 3G Support
Swipe Technologies in India has launched a new budget smartphone with a really low price tag called the Swipe Konnect 5.1. The smartphone features budget hardware, is priced around Rs 3,999. The smartphone is now available through online e-commerce partners like Snapdeal, Flipkart, Amazon India, etc. as well as company’s retail stores. The biggest USP of the handset is it packs a large and powerful 3000mAh battery capacity, which is key point at this price gateway. It is available in a Sandstone Black colour variant. The e-commerce partners claims that the Konnect 5.1 can deliver upto 10 hours of talk time and upto 220 hours of standby time. The smartphone features a 5-inch FWVGA (480×854) pixels TFT display and comes with a pixel density of 225ppi.
The dual-SIM Swipe Konnect operates on Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-package and is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor registered with 1GB of RAM. According to company listing the smartphone is upgradeable to Android 5.1 Lollipop. It packs with an 8GB of in-built storage, out of which 3.96GB is user accessible. It also sports an 8MP autofocus rear primary camera with LED flash, and a 5MP front-facing camera for selfies and video chats. It measures dimensions of (144x73x9.8) mm and weighs only around 156 grams. Connectivity option includes GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi with hotspot, Bluetooth, FM radio, Micro-USB and GPS/ A-GPS.
Addressing on the launch event of new Konnect 5.1, Shripal Gandhi, Founder and CEO, Swipe Technologies stated that, “Mostly, budgetary smartphone is associated with low end specs; however, with Konnect 5.1 we bring a ‘no-compromise’ concept and a fully loaded smartphone experience to the smartphone buyer. Konnect 5.1 is a faster, quicker and dynamic offering that the company has brought out for the Gen Z. It is a smartphone designed for the aspiring and connected youth of India.”
Buy Swipe Konnect 5.1 8GB Sand Stone Black 3G Limited Edition from Snapdeal